PEERS Goals

Goal setting is an essential part of coaching. Coaches often partner with teachers to set SMART goals, which are variously understood to be Specific, Measurable, Attainable (or Actionable/Assignable), Realistic (Relevant) and Timely (or Time Bound). I believe teachers...

Better Conversations

My newest book, Better Conversations, is being released today, so I am posting a short excerpt from the new book. You can see the link for the trailer for the book here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y3FrWTXC8Uw During one of my presentations on Better Conversations,...

The Power of Words

Originally published February 26, 2013 on reading.org The Eskimos have 52 words for snow because it is so special to them; there ought to be as many for love. —Margaret Atwood We tried to talk it over, but the words got in the way. —Leon Russell Margaret Atwood is...